Normalized Facial Recognition

The Article

Normalized Facial Recognition
This week in Privacy News, PS5 betas a program that stores your screenshots in their cloud, The Verge is trying to push Google to create a smart watch, CFPB wants information on Big Tech payment gateways, and UK schools are pushing facial recognition for paying for lunch. We also have several security updates.

No Ink…No Scan
This week in the Business News, Raspberry Pi impacted by chip disruption, Apple still sells old equipment, and Facebook wants to rebrand the company. Also, Google changes their app revenue model and Canon scanners will not work if the printer is out of ink. We end the show in SillyVille.

The Articles

Privacy
https://www.techspot.com/news/91827-playstation-5-beta-temporarily-stores-screenshots-video-cloud.html

https://www.theverge.com/2021/10/20/22736665/google-pixel-watch-smartwatch-hardware-fitbit-wear-os

https://www.consumerfinance.gov/about-us/newsroom/cfpb-orders-tech-giants-to-turn-over-information-on-their-payment-system-plans/

https://www.engadget.com/uk-school-facial-recognition-cafeteria-canteen-200457972.html

Security
https://www.theverge.com/2021/10/21/22737580/google-youtube-channel-phishing-campaign-report-malware

https://krebsonsecurity.com/2020/11/two-charged-in-sim-swapping-vishing-scams/

https://www.techspot.com/news/91867-squid-game-app-downloaded-thousands-times-really-joker.html

https://www.theverge.com/2021/10/18/22732615/health-record-app-hacks-patinet-data

Business
https://www.techspot.com/news/91846-raspberry-pi-price-increase-first-time-ever-due.html

https://arstechnica.com/gadgets/2021/10/the-new-macbook-pros-hdmi-port-doesnt-support-4k-at-120-hz/

https://www.theverge.com/2021/10/19/22735612/facebook-change-company-name-metaverse

https://arstechnica.com/gadgets/2021/10/google-halves-its-revenue-share-of-in-app-subscriptions-on-the-play-store/

https://www.techspot.com/news/91790-canon-sued-5-million-disabling-scanner-when-printers.html

Silly
https://www.theverge.com/2021/10/18/22724738/apple-macbook-pro-14-inch-features-price-release-date

https://www.techspot.com/news/91818-apple-polishing-cloth-take-smudges-off-apple-devices.html

https://arstechnica.com/science/2021/10/lucys-solar-panel-hasnt-latched-a-problem-for-a-mission-powered-by-the-sun/

https://www.techspot.com/news/91776-xbox-series-x-mini-fridge-pre-orders-open.html

https://www.theguardian.com/stage/2021/oct/18/threatened-puppet-refugee-little-amals-epic-walk

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